September 21, 2017 RSS feed / Around Town

Local Coyotes Bolder, Feeding at Fault

Cliff the Coyote isn’t back, but some of his buddies are.  More...

Council Rezones Residential Lots

MIDDLETOWN TOWN COUNCIL

The Middletown Town Council voted on Monday, Sept. More...

Medicare Open Enrollment

The Edward King House Senior Center is now taking appointments for the upcoming Medicare Open Enrollment session, scheduled for Oct. 15 through Dec. 7. More...

'Menashe' Offers Window onto a Hidden World

Veteran documentary director Joshua Z. More...

'Chappaquiddick' Proves a Disappointment

The buzz at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival around “Chappaquiddick,” which tells the story of Sen. More...

Who Took Home the Silverware

J/70 World Championship

The fleet of 161 boats, representing 24 countries, had Mother Nature put the brakes on the first two days of competition when the Porto Cervo mistral winds came to visit in the 2017 J/70 World Championship. More...

Newport Sailing Calendar

September 22 - 24 12 Metre North Americans - ILYC 30 Sail for Hope - SN October .3-7 Melges 20 World Championship - NYYC 22 Volvo Ocean Race start in Alicante Spain 28-29 Halloween Howl - SN More...

JYC Results

The Jamestown Yacht Club held the third race in its fall series on Sunday, Sept. 17. The following are the results for the race: More...

Aquidneck High School Football Report

Both Middletown and Portsmouth continued their winning ways on the gridiron last week, while Rogers remained winless in this early 2017 season. More...

Decision on Yachting Center Hotel to Come Next Week

A planned hotel and mixed-use development at the location of the former Yachting Center entertainment complex came before the Newport Zoning Board of Appeals on September 18 for a special meeting. More...

Brief Agenda for Council

The Newport City Council addressed a light agenda in less than 30 minutes at its meeting on Wednesday, Sept. More...

Meeting the Needs of Expectant Mothers

The Noreen Stonor Drexel Birthing Center of Newport Women’s Health, a Lifespan physician group practice affiliated with Newport Hospital, has always had an excellent reputation among expectant mothers and families since opening in 1995, deliver More...

Showcasing the Art of Peace

As Newport Art Museum’s (NAM’s) new curator of collections, Francine Weiss brings extraordinary insights into the cultural and material contexts of the art to be exhibited in the upcoming show, “be of love and other stories,” More...

SPOTLIGHT on Music

NBS Harvest Fair Welcomes Allysen Callery

Often, musicians have to travel to find their audience. This week’s featured musician, Bristol resident Allysen Callery, is a road warrior who is willing to go wherever the gig takes her. More...

Music Scene

Thursday, September 21 Buskers Pub: 8 p.m.-12 a.m., Sean Connell Busking at Bowen's Wharf Series: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Clay Nordhill Duo Norey's: 7:30-10:30 p.m., John Monllos, Funky Jazz The Pier: 5-9 p.m., Tom Sanbento Pour Judgement:10 p.m., The Low Ca More...

Rookies Win 2017 Rolex Invitational Cup

After five days of racing in Swan 42 boats at the 2017 Rolex Invitational Cup, the Southern Yacht Club, skippered by Marcus Eagan, returned home to New Orleans with the top prize after holding off challenges from 13 clubs. More...

GAME OF THE WEEK

Rogers Girls Remain Winless in the Rain

Something had to give, besides the sky’s windswept drizzle from tropical storm Jose that plagued all but the first five minutes of the contest, when two winless teams met in a Division II girls soccer match between Rogers (0-4-0) and St. More...